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Dallas, TX
Nurse Extern
Dallas, TX
Berge Inc
Dallas, TX
Nurse Extern
  • Assists in the opening and closing of the unit including cleaning and safe storage of equipment
  • Participates in the implementation of nursing care plans by performing direct and indirect patient care under the supervision of the licensed nurse
  • Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community
  • Assisting RN/LVN in completing tasks that support patient care activities
  • Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality
  • Integrates principles of the Personal.Connected.Journey and demonstrates the Trinity Health Guiding
  • Assists Registered Nurse by performing selected procedures and treatments
Dallas, TX
Contingent Nurse Extern
Dallas, TX
Kirlin and Sons
Dallas, TX
Contingent Nurse Extern
  • 10 Seeks and incorporates feedback concerning improvement in one's own practice, through participation in peer review nursing case review, and self-appraisal
  • 9 Supports and participates in nursing shared governance and interdisciplinary decision-making
  • 14 Integrates principles of the Personal.Connected.Journey and demonstrates the Trinity Health Guiding
  • Assists with the admission process by collecting selected assessment data, applying necessary equipment, labeling patient's clothes and belongings, informing patient/family of unit routines, etc
  • 11 Contributes to the positive image of nursing and enhances the SJMO culture of excellence by modeling professional behavior both in the organization and in the community
  • Seeks, evaluates and incorporates feedback for improvement of own performance utilizing feedback from
  • Demonstrates principles of Relationship-based Care to cultivate and maintain therapeutic relationships as a means to optimal healing and collegially function as an interdisciplinary care team member
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Phoenix, AZ
Nurse Extern Med / Surg-prn
Phoenix, AZ
Robel, Dickinson and King
present
Phoenix, AZ
Nurse Extern Med / Surg-prn
present
  • Provides information to assist in the evaluation of plan of care
  • Assist with postmortem care
  • Performs direct patient care
  • Can work with people from diverse socio-economic backgrounds
  • Provides meaningful input to the evaluation
  • Assists with surgical aseptic/sterile procedures maintaining sterile/aseptic technique
  • Participates in providing direct care as directed, according to standards
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Self
Bachelor’s Degree in Self
Syracuse University
Bachelor’s Degree in Self
Skills Skills
  • Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner
  • Applies progressive knowledge and skills acquired through a formal nursing program in order to perform increasingly more complex care activities
  • Behaviors to provide excellent care of self, patients and care team members
  • Able to perform all skills and competencies as defined in the PCA skills checklist within 3 months of employment
  • To expand clinical knowledge and skills
  • Knowledge of infection control procedures
  • Ability to move weight in excess of 100 pounds, with assistance from other staff
  • Cooperative, open, receptive, approachable, flexible
  • Completes patient care activities as assigned while promoting excellent patient satisfaction and outcomes
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
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13 Nurse Extern resume templates

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Banner Regional Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists direct caregiver in the assessment, planning, diagnosis, implementation, evaluation and nursing care and reports patient status to a professional registered nurse
  • Participates with other disciplines in the planning, implementation, evaluation and modification of nursing care and provides direct nursing care under the direct supervisor of a licensed professional registered nurse
  • Performs nursing procedures for which competency has been established under the direct supervision of a licensed professional registered nurse
  • Assists with preparing patients for examination and procedures performed by others under the direct supervision of a licensed professional registered nurse
  • The unlicensed Nurse Extern must have received didactic and clinical instruction in IV therapy to participate in aspects of IV therapy. Unlicensed Nurse Externs may participate in the provision of the following aspects of IV therapy including peripheral-short IV insertion with the use of saline flushes, changing IV dressings and discontinuation of peripheral-short IVs under the direct observation and supervision of an RN
  • The unlicensed Nurse Extern under the direct supervision of an RN, may perform other nursing skills for which they have received didactic and clinical instruction in their program including oxygen therapy
  • Follows safety standards in all aspects of performance of the above functions, reports/removes equipment and attends safety education sessions
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Nurse Extern, Intensive Care Unit, PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrates knowledge and application of basic patient care, to include activities of daily living, vital signs and intake and output
  • Organizes and communicates patient care activities to the patient and to the Nurse
  • Regular, Punctual and dependable attendance per policy
  • Successful completion of the first semester in an accredited RN program for Nurse Extern I required
  • Read and write basic English
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • 1) Must attend New Employee Orientation on January 16, 2017
  • 2) Must attend Mandatory Orientation for all three days on January 23rd, 24th, and 25th
  • 3) Must complete 10 shifts of orientation between January 25 to March 8th
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Education: Currently enrolled in nursing program with successful completion of one Med/Surg clinical rotation in an acute care setting. Min GPA 3.0. Must have 2 letters of recommendation from clinical instructors, and transcripts at the time of interview
  • Experience: Clinical experience as a Student Nurse and additional clinical experience preferred
  • Licensure: None
  • Skills & Abilities: One the job training after successful completion of orientation and successful completion of competency validation. Good communication and interpersonal skills
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Nurse Extern Prn-neurovascular ICU Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be currently enrolled in the last year of study in an NLN accredited school of nursing. Perform delegated tasks and data collection that have been taught and verified in the course of study
  • Knowledge of fundamental care for the adult/geriatric patient in an acute care setting. Competency in selected psychomotor skills
  • Understand and accept strengths and limitations of nurse extern in performing delegated tasks and collection of data
  • Customer service skills needed to welcome and orient patient and families to facility on admission
  • Communication skills require interacting with wide range of nursing and medical staff during course of work
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Nurse Extern PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited Registered Nurse program
  • Completed at least 1 semester of clinical experience
  • Current BLS issued by the American Heart Association
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Nurse Extern, Emergency Room PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Monitors and documents information regarding patient activities, as directed by the Nurse
  • Participate in unit based Quality Improvement processes
  • Seeks ways to control costs without compromising patient safety, quality of care or the services delivered
  • Relationships:Builds effective working relationships; finds and provides information to clarify situations; expands on original ideas; contributes own ideas; places high priority on other team members’ goals; gains team agreement to support ideas; clearly explains rationale behind ideas/goals; demonstrates sensitivity to differing cultural views and needs
  • Adaptability:Seeks to understand changes in work tasks/processes; actively seeks information about new tasks/processes; treats change and new tasks/processes as opportunities for learning and personal growth; speaks positively about changes to others; quickly modifies behavior to deal effectively with change
  • Enrollment in senior year of an accredited RN program for Nurse Extern II required
  • Graduate of an accredited RN program for Nurse Extern III/ Graduate Nurse required
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists with patient safety issues such as presence of identification arm band, adherence to patient fall protocol and use of restraints, positioning of patients, promotion of an environment for rest and sleep, reporting of incidents/injury occurrences
  • Conducts and documents basic diagnostic testing which includes but is not limited to, obtaining vital signs; blood glucose monitoring; 12-Lead EKG; telemetry monitor and pulse oximetry and Doppler
  • Must currently be enrolled and no more than 2 clinical semesters away from graduating from an Oklahoma Board of Nursing (RN) program
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Nurse Extern PRN Emergency Services Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs psychomotor skills as outlined during educational training and orientation process. (See Critical Skills Checklist.)
  • Successful completion of Fundamentals in Nursing (1st semester nursing school curriculum) with appropriate documentation
  • Course of study must have included appropriate instructions to perform the tasks which will be delegated
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Nurse Extern Prn-intermediate Care Unit Resume Examples & Samples

  • Successful completion of the basic fundamental nursing courses and be able to perform the fundamental skills learned in the 1st semester of nursing school. Must have signed nursing school initial skills checklist and verification of appropriate competencies
  • Anticipates/responds quickly to customer needs/concerns
  • Displays a positive attitude
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must have completed Med/Surg rotation (Transcript Required) in an accredited nursing program
  • Current PALS and ACLS issued by the American Heart Association preferred
  • Prefer recent hospital PCA experience
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Part-time or full-time active student status
  • Successful completion of the first term of nursing courses of a professional Registered Nurse nursing program
  • Must be currently enrolled and in good academic standing in a professional Registered Nurse nursing program
  • Initial term including didactic/skills lab must include fundamentals
  • Successful completion of preceptor tool and core competency at 90 days and annually
  • May not administer medications by any route
  • May assist the nurse in collection of data and documentation of data in the nurse's notes upon completion of competencies as deemed by the CNO. The RN is accountable for making nursing judgments, altering the plan of care, or intervention based on his/her assessment of the patient status
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Nurse Extern I has completed the first semester of a medical-surgical rotation as well as other requirements
  • Nurse Extern II is in the senior year of nursing school as well as meeting other requirements
  • Nurse Extern III is graduated from an accredited nursing program (BSN preferred) as well as meeting other requirements
  • Communicates, interacts and participates in team work on the unit
  • Senior year of nursing school (maintain a GPA of 3.0)
  • Ongoing enrollment in RN program during externship required
  • SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES
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Student Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited nursing program in which there is a current school affiliation contract on file with the Kaiser Division office
  • Completion of six (6) week summer course OR two (2) semesters OR one (1) year nursing course
  • Current active CPR card required
  • Letter stating why interested in the Student Intern Program and recommendation from Instructor
  • Typing skills of 35 wpm
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Contingent Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrates principles of Relationship-based Care to cultivate and maintain therapeutic relationships as a means to optimal healing and collegially function as an interdisciplinary care team member
  • Provides basic nutritional support to patients such as bed setup, assistance with feeding, and collection and documentation of intake and calorie count as appropriate
  • Performs learning opportunities to meet the educational needs of the patient and family under the direction and supervision of the RN
  • Reports changes in patient condition to the RN timely
  • Seeks, evaluates and incorporates feedback for improvement of own performance utilizing feedback from
  • Takes personal accountability to seek out experiences in order to maintain skills and competence and to develop role as a progression towards that of a Registered Nurse
  • Maintains a working knowledge of applicable Federal, State, and Local laws and regulations, the Trinity Health Organizational Integrity Program, including the Standards of Conduct, Code of Ethics, as well as other policies and procedures in order to ensure adherence in a manner that reflects honest, ethical and professional behaviors
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Contingent, Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Increased complexity of assignment, when the Contingent, Nurse Extern provides documentation or relevant courses and has demonstrated competencies to complete procedures according to unit guidelines
  • Assigned hours within your shift, starting time, or days of work are subject to change based on departmental and/or organizational needs
  • Performs basic bedside care and selected procedures under the direction and supervision of a RN. Applies progressive knowledge and skills acquired through a formal nursing program in order to perform increasingly more complex care activities
  • Clinical Leader/RN in order to identify clinical improvement opportunities. Participates in self-appraisal
  • Integrates principles of the Personal.Connected.Journey and demonstrates the Trinity Health Guiding
  • Contributes to the SJMO culture of excellence by modeling professional behavior both in the organization and in the community
  • Performs other various duties as assigned. These duties may vary depending upon the unit, patient type and need, number and complexity of treatments provided. Additional duties may also include non-clinical duties consistent with meeting the needs of the patient and care team
  • Supports and conducts one's self in a manner consistent with customer service expectations
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Safely provides care appropriate to the age of patients served under the direction of the RN
  • Performs procedures for the comfort and well being of patients
  • Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to provide care adult and geriatric patients including knowledge of growth and development, the ability to obtain information and to provide the care needed
  • Responds to patient crisis situations and initiates interventions within the scope of responsibilities
  • Accurately documents on CCHS forms as appropriate to scope of job
  • Responds with promptness, empathy and interest to needs of patients
  • Provides a safe and comfortable environment for the patient
  • Assists patients with mobility needs
  • Assists physical therapist when needed
  • Communicates effectively with patient/family and health care team
  • Answers patient call-lights responding to patient needs
  • Identifies each patient prior to providing care and treatments
  • Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices; reports to supervisor, in a timely manner, any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients and visitors
  • Transports patients for discharge and assist in car transfer
  • Demonstrates the correct use of slings and springs, overhead frame and use of assistive devices
  • Assists in the opening and closing of the unit including cleaning and safe storage of equipment
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provides routine and procedural hygiene needs
  • Assists in meeting patient's activity needs
  • Obtains specimens as directed
  • Assists/Performs post-mortem care.Provides emotional support patients and assists with monitoring recovery from any procedures
  • Identifies and immediately reports any actual or potential hazard observed in the hospital environment
  • Demonstrates knowledge of all safety and emergency codes
  • Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us
  • Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness
  • Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community
  • Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality
  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times
  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines
  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members
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Student Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Attain senior status the fall of 2017
  • Anticipate graduation within one year from the end of the program
  • Have completed at least one acute care clinical
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0(no consideration will be given to applicants with a gpa below 3.0)
  • Two (2) academic references from nursing faculty (one reference must be from a clinical instructor). Reference forms will be emailed to the applicant upon receipt of the completed application
  • Minimum of one (1) employer reference
  • Must have current BLS
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Nurse Extern, Weekends Sat & Sun, Nights Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must provide evidence of completion of didactic/skills lab to include fundamentals if not currently a Nurse Extern I
  • Return of one or two (if available) instructor evaluations indicating satisfactory performance of fundamental nursing skills
  • May not under any circumstances perform any tasks/procedures that have not been covered in this job description or that have not been verified by competency checklists
  • May document in the medical record
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Sjsemi Contingent, Nurse Extern O Resume Examples & Samples

  • Increased complexity of assignment, when the Contingent, Nurse Extern provides documentation or relevant
  • 1 Demonstrates principles of Relationship-based Care to cultivate and maintain therapeutic relationships as a
  • 2 Performs basic bedside care and selected procedures under the direction and supervision of a RN. Applies
  • 14 Integrates principles of the Personal.Connected.Journey and demonstrates the Trinity Health Guiding
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Summer Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • * BSN candidates preferred.***
  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited RN Nursing School
  • Must be completing Junior I by start of program
  • Current AHA BCLS training
  • Must maintain a GPA of 2.7 or higher
  • Provide an Unofficial transcript from nursing school at time of hire
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ability to function in a fast paced environment
  • Assists in the identification of ineffective and costly processes and takes action to improve them
  • Participates in the process improvement activities within the department/hospital
  • Provides assistance to patient according to written plan of care
  • Collects patient data, identifies and reports significant findings to nurse
  • Assists in admission/transfer/discharge
  • Revises patient activities of daily living based on patient/family preferences
  • Performs technical procedures safely and proficiently
  • Takes action to reduce or eliminate patient risk
  • Enters orders into computer or manual system, if applicable
  • Documents accurately and appropriately
  • In collaboration/consultation with nurse, adapts care to reflect age-specific and developmental considerations
  • In collaboration/consultation with the nurse, incorporates cultural/ religious needs and beliefs into delivery of care
  • Maintains and enhances patient care skills
  • Seeks assistance and supervision when performing unfamiliar tasks
  • Serves as a patient advocate
  • Complies with personnel policies i.e. Attendance, ID badge, Dress Code, et. al
  • Communicates per department expectations
  • Recognizes and communicates ethical and legal concerns through established channels of communication
  • Uses CPM (Clinical Practice Guidelines) philosophy to work in partnership with patients, families, physicians, peers, and all other disciplines
  • Adapts to changing needs of unit, re: patient census, workload, and crisis situations
  • Functions as Mentor/Resource in the training and evaluation of practice partners (if selected by Manager)
  • Uses Unit Based Council communication structure
  • Acceptable use of interpersonal relationship skills with patients, families, co- workers, physicians, all disciplines, and other customers
  • Flexible with scheduling to help meet departmental/patient needs
  • Adapts to changes in workload assignment to meet changing needs of the individual patient or the unit
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provides individualized care consistent with the plan of care under the direction and supervision of the RN
  • Will learn from RN the roles and workflow of the designated departments in which they are an extern
  • Applies progressive knowledge and skills acquired through a formal nursing program in order to perform increasingly more complex care activities
  • Though not the primary role of the job, the extern may perform basic bedside care and selected procedures, Activities of daily living (ADLs), appropriate to the patient's condition under the direction and supervision of a RN
  • Reports changes in patient condition to the RN in a timely manner
  • Assists with the admission process by collecting selected assessment data, applying necessary equipment, labeling patient's clothes and belongings, informing patient/family of unit routines, etc
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Recommendation letter from 2 instructors
  • Pass Background Check (Note: Candidate will be scheduled for interview when requirements #1 to #5 are complete)
  • After acceptance into the program, candidates have to pass post off screenings/physical screening and other organization requirements for new hires
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • 1 Demonstrates the ability to provide care to patients of all ages under direction of the RN. Demonstrates knowledge and ability to report and intervene patients pain per policy
  • 2 Demonstrates the ability and knowledge to maintain sterile technique, follows standard precautions and Infection control techniques (Gloves, goggles, handwashing)
  • 3 Checks all equipment at specified intervals (emergency van, oxygen cylinders, NIBP's, monitors/cables, portable EKG machine, stretchers, omni and plum pumps, glucometers, wheelchair's, expiration date of supplies. Maintains neat and organized clean holding/dirty holding
  • Education: High school/equivalent First Semester of an accredited Registered Nursing Program
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Contingent Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • 1 Provides patient care that reflects respect for patients' rights, dignity, values, culture preferences, and expressed needs and attention to providing comfort, relieving pain, and alleviating anxiety
  • 2 Demonstrates principles of Relationship-based Care to cultivate and maintain therapeutic relationships as a means to optimal healing and collegial functioning as interdisciplinary care team members
  • 3 Utilizes research and evidence-based practice in the delivery of care, to advance nursing practice, and to improve nurse and patient satisfaction, and quality of care
  • 4 Implements care in accordance with the multi-disciplinary plan of care collaborating with and delegating appropriately to other care team members as needed
  • 8 Actively engages and participates in unit-based and other committees and initiatives that promote patient and workplace safety, optimal clinical outcomes, and satisfaction
  • 10 Seeks and incorporates feedback concerning improvement in one's own practice, through participation in peer review nursing case review, and self-appraisal
  • 12 Embraces change and lifelong learning, taking personal accountability to seek out experiences that promote personal and professional growth in order to advance skills and competence
  • 13 Integrates principles of the Personal.Connected.Journey and demonstrates Trinity Health Guiding Behaviors
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Sjsemi Contingent, Nurse Extern O Resume Examples & Samples

  • 5 Uses and effectively integrates technology to support nursing care and practice
  • 6 Uses data and evidence to drive decisions at point of care that improve and optimize care delivery, clinical outcomes, and patient and nurse satisfaction
  • 7 Actively engages and participates in resource planning to advance nursing practice, quality of care, and nurse and patient satisfaction, through staffing, acuity response, supply management and budget planning
  • 9 Supports and participates in nursing shared governance and interdisciplinary decision-making
  • 11 Contributes to the positive image of nursing and enhances the SJMO culture of excellence by modeling professional behavior both in the organization and in the community
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • 1) Personal care
  • 2) Vital signs
  • 3) Patient feeding
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
  • Assists with patient and family education
  • Observes and reports patient conditions/behaviors to the Registered Nurse
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Nurse Extern Med / Surg-prn Resume Examples & Samples

  • Can recognize abnormal findings ie VS, Skin changes, I&O, etc. and report findings to the nurse
  • Performs indirect patient care
  • Can perform skills to support direct care
  • Uses and charges supplies appropriately
  • Can operate the patient call system
  • Participates in the plan of care
  • Provides information to assist in the evaluation of plan of care
  • Provides meaningful input to the evaluation
  • Communicates information to RN and LVN for evaluation of patient care
  • Technical skills: (as required by facility/unit/dept.)
  • All skills on PCT I job description
  • Phlebotomy for lab specimens, blood cultures
  • Nasopharyngeal suctioning
  • Foley catheterization, catheter care and removal
  • Bladder scanner
  • Irrigations (non-medicated) eyes and ears
  • Nasal swabs
  • Assists with surgical aseptic/sterile procedures maintaining sterile/aseptic technique
  • Assist with set up of equipment as needed
  • Application and adjustment of CPM & SCM, TED hoses; application of Buck's traction
  • Set up for Telemetry, monitoring EKG rhythm strips, obtain 12 lead EKG
  • Orthopedic splinting
  • Emergency: participates CPR and Dr. Leo, crash cart and pediatric equipment location
  • Assist with postmortem care
  • ED: Documents patient data in ED documentation system
  • Completes unit specific competency and age-specific competency requirements
  • Attends 80% of staff meetings
  • Attends 100% of mandatory meetings and inservices
  • Demonstrates initiative in independent study and maintains specialty certifications
  • Participates in department QI activities
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists with safe and appropriate delegated patient care tasks which are directly supervised by a Registered Nurse.*
  • Provides person-centered care with sensitivity and respect for the human experience in a collaborative fashion with other team members. Assists care team in achieving daily patient and family goals.*
  • Provides quality patient care, including comfort and hygiene measures, preventative skin care, safety measures, transport, and nutritional and elimination needs. May perform in a sitter role.*
  • Promptly answers call lights and responds to patient needs.*
  • Reports patient status changes and needs to Registered Nurse accurately and in a timely manner. *
  • Demonstrates effective use of clinical strategies to insure patient and associate safety.*
  • Communicates concerns regarding hazards or errors related to patients to the health care team.*
  • Uses Situation, Background, Assessment, and Recommendation (SBAR) communication techniques.*
  • Accurately documents vital signs, input/output, nutritional intake, personal hygiene, weights and other patient care performed and reports findings promptly to Registered Nurse.*
  • Maintains thorough and confidential maintenance of patient charts and records.*
  • Effectively uses time, personnel, equipment and supplies to provide high quality, cost effective patient care. Organizes and prioritizes work to be completed within assigned timeframe to promote consistent patient comfort.*
  • Ensures that work environment and patient rooms are neat and orderly to enhance unit and hospital image. Maintains and stocks nursing supplies.*
  • Uses standards of care, hospital policies/procedures and regulatory guidelines to guide work.*
  • Consistently demonstrates flexibility as evidenced by floating to other areas and is agreeable to work flexible schedules including weekends, holidays, evening and night hours as necessary to meet the needs of the patients and department.*
  • Assists with quality improvement, safety and regulatory functions as directed. Participates in process change to improve practice.*
  • Adapts to rapidly changing technology as evidenced by competency in technology and equipment used in the patient care setting.*
  • Demonstrates effective time management and is proactive in prioritizing workload and meeting productivity requirements.*
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Nurse Extern, Occasional, Nights, th Floor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs personal patient care tasks, such as mouth care, making beds, giving baths, perineal care, hair care, shaving patients, giving backrubs, and emptying bedpans or urinals
  • Performs treatments, which may include urinary catheter care, enema administration, preparation of sitz baths, applying compresses, and assisting with patient ambulation
  • Students are required to have completed a minimum of 2 semesters of clinical course work in an accredited registered Nursing Program
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Nurse Extern PRN Days Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists in the delivery of patient care as a team member by performing specific patient care tasks as directed by the RN in charge
  • Assists in answering call light in a prompt and courteous manner referring message to appropriate nurse or taking care of patient's need with no documented concerns
  • Takes and records vital signs at specified intervals reporting abnormalities to licensed nurse, according to procedure
  • Administers bath and basic hygiene measures (bath, mouth care, denture care, hair care/shampoo, dressing, shaving, perineal care, catheter care, skin care) to patients and bed linen changes as needed according to procedure with no unjustified variances per year as documented by patient complaints and/or observation by charge nurse, director, supervisor and/or peers
  • Weighs patients daily, as assigned, using appropriate scales. Records weight in electronic medical record with no more than three variances per year
  • Assists patients with use of bed pan, urinal, bedside commode or ambulation to bathroom followed by personal hygiene according to procedure
  • Assists with turning, lifting, walking, transporting patients according to procedure as observed by charge nurse, director, and peers
  • Assists with patient admission by instructing patient/family in use of call light, telephone, location of bathroom, taking and recording initial vital signs and helping patient to undress, placing hospital gown on, assisting to bed on patient's arrival to room as observed by charge nurse, director, and peers
  • Makes beds, occupied and unoccupied, as assigned and/or as needed to provide cleanliness and comfort according to procedures as observed by director or charge nurse or peers with less than two variances per year
  • Serves and picks up meal trays to patients, preparing food for patient to eat by cutting food up, opening milk or juice, etc., and feeding patients as needed and adhering to dietary/fluid restrictions, reporting fluid intake and amount eaten to licensed nurse. Provides fresh water at all times
  • Measures and observes for color, consistency, odor and other characteristics of urine from voiding or foley catheters, emesis, nasogastric suction and stool, reporting amount and findings to licensed nurse with no variances as observed by case manager and/or peers
  • Obtains point of care blood glucose results in timely manner using appropriate equipment. Reports results to patient’s nurse
  • Collects, prepares, labels and delivers specimens to lab according to procedure in a timely manner as observed by charge nurse and/or peers
  • Follows established protocol with care of patient's valuables as observed by charge nurse with no documented concerns
  • Straightens patient's room, cleaning bedside tables, organizing supplies, linens, removing excess or used supplies, linen, equipment before leaving room as observed by charge nurse and peers with no more than four exceptions per year
  • Administers enemas according to procedure and direction from licensed nurse reporting results to nurse as observed by licensed nurse with no variances
  • Applies and removes ice packs, K-pads, ted hose, SCDs as directed and according to procedure as observed by charge nurse and/or peers with no more than two documented concerns
  • Assists with post-mortem care and transportation of deceased patient to morgue according to procedure as observed by charge nurse and/or peers with no variances
  • Helps the patient at time of dismissal by loading belongings onto cart and transporting patient to car in a friendly, courteous and safe manner as observed by charge nurse and/or peers with no variances
  • Demonstrates knowledge of safe use of orthopedic appliances, ambulatory devices and special beds for regularly assigned unit as observed by charge nurse and peers with no documented concerns
  • Conducts all patient care activities with respect for patient's privacy and rights 100% of the time. Performs hourly rounding according to policy
  • Assists licensed nurse in monitoring IV fluids and IV sites reporting any problems to staff nurse or charge nurse with no more than two documented concerns per year
  • Documents in EMR all care given to assigned patients according to policy and procedure as observed by charge nurse with no more than three variances per year
  • Consistently assists the licensed nurse with modification in patient's plan of care based on changes in assigned patient's condition as evidenced by documentation and feedback from charge nurse
  • Recognizes, reports and documents all significant changes in patient's condition to patient’s nurse
  • Participates as an effective member of the patient care team to facilitate the efficient operation of the nursing unit
  • Demonstrates effective organizational skills by completing patient care assignment and other assigned unit duties within shift with no more than one variance per month (unapproved overtime, tardiness as documented on attendance record and tech time, unfinished assignments and inability to perform independently) as evidenced by written documentation by case manager , charge nurse
  • Provides for clean, safe patient environment and well stocked nursing unit, free of safety hazards by end of shift as observed by case manager, charge nurse with no more than two documented concerns per year
  • Notifies charge nurse of location at all times prior to leaving unit
  • Reports to charge nurse during shift to provide information and receive instruction
  • Reports special care needs to patient’s nurse for integration into the patient's care plan throughout the shift, as evidenced by feedback from charge nurse with no documented concerns
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • High School Graduate or equivalent
  • Candidate must have experienced clinical practice
  • Presently a student in a RN nursing program
  • Able to perform all skills and competencies as defined in the PCA skills checklist within 3 months of employment
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • 2 letters of recommendation from instructors
  • Copy of nursing school competency (skills checklist)
  • An unofficial transcript
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Nurse Extern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Organizational and time management skills necessary to complete responsibilities of role
  • Performs activities of daily living (ADLs) appropriate to the patient's condition under direction and supervision of RN
  • Actively engages and participates in unit-based and other committees and initiatives that promote patient and workplace safety, optimal patient outcomes and satisfaction
  • Behaviors to provide excellent care of self, patients and care team members
  • Demonstrates and actively promotes an understanding and commitment to the mission of St. Joseph Mercy Oakland through performing behaviors consistent with the Trinity Health Values